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PURE Insurance A Sponsor Of Petersen Automotive Museum’s Gala Fundraiser

September 16, 2014

White Plains, NY (PRWEB) October 17, 2014

Privilege Underwriters Reciprocal Exchange (PURE), the policyholder-owned property and casualty insurer designed for high net worth individuals and families, today announced that it is one the sponsors of the “Bold Moves: The New Petersen” Gala Fundraiser, being held on Saturday, Oct. 18 in Los Angeles. The fundraiser marks the museum’s 20th anniversary and its recent architectural transformation, which features new interior exhibits and cutting-edge technology.

At the gala, the Petersen Museum will recognize three individuals known for their varied careers and successes, as well as their automotive passions: Ford Motor Company Executive Vice President Jim Farley; publishing magnate Keith Crain, Editor-in-Chief of Automotive News, Autoweek and several other outlets; and Beach Boys co-founder and lyricist, Mike Love.

“Many of PURE’s 35,000 members are passionate collectors of irreplaceables, ranging from antique automobiles to exceptional vehicles and other pieces of art. Because of this, we’re delighted to support the Petersen – known to be one of the best and most respected automotive museums in the world – during its 20th anniversary event. We look forward to many more years of their world-class collections and exhibits,” said Mark Galante, CMO of the PURE Group of Insurance Companies.
The gala will host a sizable auction in order to raise money to support the museum’s educational programs, which will be used to fund bus fare and field trips for over 15,000 students in underserved schools this year.

About PURE

Privilege Underwriters Reciprocal Exchange (PURE) is a policyholder-owned insurer dedicated to creating an exceptional experience for responsible high net worth individuals and families. PURE provides best-in-class, customizable coverage throughout the U.S. for high-value homes, automobiles, jewelry, art, personal liability, watercraft and flood. Inspired by some of the finest policyholder-owned companies in the world, PURE emphasizes alignment of interests and transparency. PURE’s low cost of capital, careful member selection, and proactive risk management all contribute to highly competitive rates. As a member of The PURE Group, PURE is rated A- “Excellent” for Financial Strength by A.M. Best. In return for a fee, PURE Risk Management, LLC acts as Attorney-in-Fact for PURE. For more information or to find a local agent, visit

About The Petersen Automotive Museum Foundation

The Petersen Automotive Museum Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit educational institution. The Museum is located at 6060 Wilshire Blvd. (at Fairfax) in Los Angeles, CA 90036. Admission prices are $15 for general admission adults, $10 for seniors, $5 for students with ID, $3 for children ages 5 to 12. Museum members, active military with ID and children under five are admitted free. Vault tours are available for an additional $20, and are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Parking is free for the first 30 minutes and $2 each additional 30 minutes. One hour validation with purchase of $20 or more in the Museum Store or Johnny Rockets located in the museum lobby. The museum is open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For general Museum information, call (323) 930-CARS or visit the Museum’s Web site at:


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